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Strong jobs growth for Cairns as unemployment falls

26 April 2018, The Honourable Shannon Fentiman
The city’s strong tourism performance continues to make Cairns one of Queensland’s job creation hot spots, the latest Labour force figures have revealed.

Gas investment continues to flow

26 April 2018, The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham
Mines Minister Dr Anthony Lynham today welcomed the commissioning of Santos’ $400 million Scotia Project in the Bowen basin near Roma in south-west Queensland.

Biodiscovery reform to provide recognition of traditional knowledge

26 April 2018, The Honourable Leeanne Enoch
The Palaszczuk Government has publicly released a comprehensive review into Queensland’s Biodiscovery laws which, for the first time, includes recognition of traditional knowledge.

Long term national waste solution must be prioritised

26 April 2018, The Honourable Leeanne Enoch
Australia needs a long-term national solution for the waste and recycling industry, Environment Minister Leeanne Enoch said today at the Queensland waste forum in Bundaberg.

Community groups urged to apply for substantial funding

26 April 2018, The Honourable Yvette D'Ath
Community organisations can benefit from grants of up to $35,000 thanks to the Palaszczuk Government’s Gambling Community Benefit Fund’s (GCBF) latest round of grants, which opens today.

Operators to dive ex-HMAS Tobruk announced

26 April 2018, The Honourable Leeanne Enoch
The Palaszczuk Government is pleased to announce the successful dive operators who will conduct recreational diving activities on ex-HMAS Tobruk site once it has been scuttled as a world-class dive wreck later this year.

Fishing goes high-tech with submissions sought for new apps

26 April 2018, The Honourable Mark Furner
Queensland’s fishing sector is about to go to new technological heights, with developers invited to create two software applications.

Top marks tipped for Queensland reading and writing

24 April 2018, The Honourable Annastacia Palaszczuk
Premier Annastacia Palaszczuk and Education Minister Grace Grace have today launched a suite of initiatives to support reading, writing and strengthen children’s literacy at Nundah State School.

Record electricity price falls ... ABS finds unheard-falls two quarters in a row

24 April 2018, The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham
The Palaszczuk Government’s commitment to continuing downward pressure on electricity prices was reflected in ABS statistics today which showed a 4.8 per cent drop in prices in Brisbane in the last quarter.

Minister throws support behind women’s national champs

23 April 2018, The Honourable Kate Jones
Elite women’s rugby league will take centre stage on the Gold Coast in June with the NRL today revealing Owen Park at Southport will host the Harvey Norman Women’s National Championship in June.

Turnbull follows Palaszczuk Government lead on Section D

23 April 2018, The Honourable Leeanne Enoch
The Palaszczuk Government has today welcomed the Federal Government’s decision to finally fund the Cooroy to Curra Section D Bruce Highway upgrade.

New roundtable to help improve the lives of LGBTI Queenslanders

23 April 2018, The Honourable Coralee O'Rourke
A new Lesbian, Gay, Bisexual, Transgender and Intersex (LGBTI) Roundtable has met in Brisbane for the first time to provide advice to the Palaszczuk Government and put issues facing LGBTI Queenslanders and their families under the spotlight.

International students continue to embrace Queensland

23 April 2018, The Honourable Kate Jones
Queensland’s international education sector continues to go from strength to strength with enrolments growing more than 10 per cent in the last year.

Palaszczuk Government helping Queensland companies set up in the Middle East

22 April 2018, The Honourable Jackie Trad
Supporting and promoting Queensland businesses is top of the agenda for Deputy Premier and Treasurer Jackie Trad on her trade and investment mission to the Middle East.

Sport and Recreation Strategy to evaluate stadiums management

22 April 2018, The Honourable Mick de Brenni
A taskforce consisting of industry and commercial experts will evaluate the management of State Government venues as part of Queensland’s first Sport and Active Recreation Strategy, due to be released by the end of 2018.

Queenslanders encouraged to tackle plastic pollution together on Earth Day

22 April 2018, The Honourable Leeanne Enoch
The Palaszczuk Government is encouraging the community to reconsider the number of everyday single-use plastic items they use to help reduce plastic pollution in recognition of Earth Day today.

Queensland says ‘thank you’ to our foster carers

22 April 2018, The Honourable Di Farmer
The tireless dedication of Queensland’s foster and kinship carers is being recognised this week (22-28 April) as Queenslanders celebrate the tremendous effort more than 5300 carer families put in each and every day to keep vulnerable Queensland children safe.

Future leaders assemble for Queensland’s 23rd Youth Parliament

22 April 2018, The Honourable Di Farmer
Queensland’s future leaders have assembled at Parliament House for the state’s 23rd Youth Parliament.

Outstanding student artworks celebrated at GOMA

21 April 2018, The Honourable Grace Grace
Queensland secondary students are being recognised alongside some of the world’s most acclaimed visual artists, with their artworks showcased at Queensland Art Gallery | Gallery of Modern Art (QAGOMA) in Brisbane.

Hacking for the future of the Reef

21 April 2018, The Honourable Kate Jones
Queensland’s innovation festival Myriad will host a ground-breaking creative think tank this Saturday dedicated to finding solutions to help eliminate plastics and other marine debris from the Great Barrier Reef.

Google giant flies down under on board Myriad Air

21 April 2018, The Honourable Kate Jones
The founder and the first CEO of Google Ventures will be on board Myriad Air alongside leading entrepreneurs and investors from Silicon Valley bound for Brisbane next month.

Land of the legends is the Nywaigi people’s own

20 April 2018, The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham
North Queensland’s Nywaigi People, operators of the award-winning Mungalla Station tourist attraction, now hold the native title rights to the land and waters where their legends have been formed.

Palaszczuk Government wants Canberra’s energy cards on the table

20 April 2018, The Honourable Dr Anthony Lynham
The Palaszczuk Government wants to know the detailed impact of a proposed National Energy Guarantee --- including on power prices and carbon emissions --- before it will back it.

Government partnership leads to motor neurone disease drug candidate

20 April 2018, The Honourable Leeanne Enoch
A potential drug to treat motor neurone disease (MND) is set to emerge from a partnership between The University of Queensland and the Queensland Government.

Venue bookings a focus after 2018 Commonwealth Games

20 April 2018, The Honourable Kate Jones
The Gold Coast will continue as a focal point for major international sporting and business events as the legacy of the Commonwealth Games continues to take shape.